U.S. Marines Conduct a Combat Logistics Patrol in Helmand Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marines conduct a combat logistics patrol to Forward Operating Base Shukvani in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. The Marines, assigned to Rolling Thunder 2, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, conducted the logistics patrol to deliver supplies in support of Regimental Combat Team 7 and base realignment and closure operations. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz
  • A U.S. Marine straps down a tire after conducting a combat logistics patrol to combat outpost Shir Ghazi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. The Marine is assigned to Rolling Thunder 2, Combat Logistics Regiment 2. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz
  • A U.S. Marine lifts a container using a Kalmar RT240 rough terrain container handler after conducting a combat logistics patrol to combat outpost Shir Ghazi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz
  • A U.S. Marine fastens a forklift down after conducting a combat logistics patrol to combat outpost Shir Ghazi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz
  • U.S. Marines fasten a damaged mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle to a Kalmar RT240 rough terrain container handler after conducting a combat logistics patrol to combat outpost Shir Ghazi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Dennis Emke uses hand and arm signals to load a mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle onto a tactical vehicle after conducting a combat logistics patrol to combat outpost Shir Ghazi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. Emke is assigned to Rolling Thunder 2, Combat Logistics Regiment 2. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Dennis Emke oversees the loading of a damaged mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle onto a tactical vehicle after conducting a combat logistics patrol to combat outpost Shir Ghazi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz
  • A U.S. Marine offloads a container after conducting a combat logistics patrol to Forward Operating Base Shukvani in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 19, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anthony L. Ortiz